Medfield resident Kathryn Hall, MS, RNCS, ANP-BC, is the recipient of the 2014 Exceptional Advanced Practice Clinician/Mentor Award from the School of Nursing at MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston.
lecturer at the Boston health sciences graduate school, Hall was chosen by
students in the Master of Science in Nursing program for her clinical
expertise, ability to create a comfortable environment for learning, guidance,
and support, and instilling confidence in the students she teaches. She works
with students at the Clinical Research Center at Massachusetts General
Hospital, where she is nursing director.
“Kathy is most deserving of this award given her various roles within the nursing profession and the positive impact she has made and continues to make on patients, staff and students,” said Assistant Dean Dr. Linda Andrist.
award honors a distinguished role model and teacher who demonstrates excellence
as an advanced practice clinician and educator.
Institute of Health Professions in Boston is an innovative and
interprofessional graduate school with post-baccalaureate, entry-level,
post-professional, and PhD programs in nursing, occupational
assistant studies, and speech-language
pathology, as well as health
professions education and rehabilitation
sciences. An affiliate of Partners HealthCare System, the MGH Institute offers its more than 1,300
students unparalleled opportunities to learn and work alongside expert
practitioners in a variety of hospital, clinical, community, and educational
settings. The school, which has graduated more than 5,400 students since its
1977 founding, is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools
and Colleges (NEASC). Several programs are highly ranked by U.S. News & World Report, and
the school has been included for the past several years as a Great College to
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